If you’re looking for a healthy chicken salad recipe, you need to try these Chicken Strawberry Salad Lettuce Wraps!
Heads up! This post was first published in 2010. Photos were updated March 2018.
You know what I love about spring? Of course I love how the warmer weather lets us get outside more, when the grass turns green, and how the flowers bloom. I love all of those things.
But I also love how our food lightens up with the weather. Temperatures start rising and I automatically start craving fresher, lighter foods.
Hello, chicken strawberry salad lettuce wraps. And you thought Asian flavors had the monopoly on lettuce wraps. Not so, my friends, not so.
Strawberries aren’t quite in season here, but soon enough I’ll be getting them in my CSA box and going strawberry picking. With only 7 simple ingredients, I know I’ll be eating these chicken strawberry lettuce wraps all spring and summer long. You should, too!
Let me show you how EASY these are to make, especially if you have cooked chicken on hand.
Healthy Chicken Salad Recipe: How to Make Chicken Strawberry Salad Lettuce Wraps
Start with cooked chicken, strawberries, and sunflower seeds.
We have a light dressing with a little bit of mayo, lime juice, and honey. So simple! Add it to your chicken and stir to combine.
See how easy that is? I hope you make this healthy chicken salad recipe soon! You’re whole family will love these Chicken Strawberry Salad Lettuce Wraps.
Chicken Strawberry Salad Lettuce Wraps
This Chicken Strawberry Salad is a unique and healthy chicken salad recipe and it makes a perfect light lunch when wrapped in a lettuce cup!
- Prep Time: 10 minutes
- Cook Time: 0 minutes
- Total Time: 10 minutes
- Yield: 4 servings
For the Dressing
- 2 1/2 tablespoons mayonnaise
- 1 tablespoon lime juice
- 1 tablespoon honey
For the Filling
- 1 cup cooked cubed chicken
- 1 cup diced strawberries
- 1/3 cup sunflower seeds
- Any sturdy lettuce leaves that can be made into a wrap/cup
- In a small bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, lime juice, and honey. Set aside.
- Combine the chicken, strawberries, and sunflower seeds in a medium bowl. Pour the dressing over it and stir to combine.
- Evenly divide the mixture between your lettuce leaves. Enjoy!
- Calories: 332
- Sugar: 6.2 grams
- Fat: 26.8 grams
- Carbohydrates: 14.4 grams
- Protein: 12.4
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